The Fairy-Land of Science By Arabella B. Buckley Pdf
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The aerial ocean, a drop of water and how it travels, the voices of nature and how we hear them, the life of a beautiful primrose flower, the history of a piece of coal, bees in the hive, and bees and flowers. This is a classic book that can be enjoyed by both children and adults alike.One picture more, and then I hope you will believe in my fairies.
From the cold garden, you run into the house, and find the fire laid indeed in the grate, but the wood dead and the coals black, waiting to be lighted. You strike a match, and soon there is a blazing fire. Where does the heat come from? Why do the coals burn and give out a glowing light? Have you not read of gnomes buried down deep in the earth, in mines, and held fast there till some fairy wand has released them, and allowed them to come to earth again?
Well, thousands and millions of years ago, those coals were plants; and like the snowdrop in the garden of to-day, they caught the sunbeams and worked them into their leaves. Then the plants died and were buried deep in the earth and the sunbeams with them; and like the gnomes they lay imprisoned till the coals were dug out by the miners, and brought to your grate; and just now you yourself took hold of the fairy wand which was to release them.